Allegion Summer Intern - Finance (Accounting) in Carmel, Indiana

Summer Intern - Finance (Accounting)

At Allegion, we help keep people safe and secure where they live, work and visit. With more than 25 brands sold in almost 130 countries across the globe, we specialize in security around the doorway and beyond: everything from residential and commercial locks, door closer and exit devices, steel doors and frames to access control and workforce productivity systems.

Allegion provides college students with challenging summer internship assignments and valuable exposure to our company's senior leaders. Through meaningful work projects, our interns are empowered to build diverse skill sets and a strong foundation for a successful and fulfilling career.

The Corporate Consolidations and External Reporting teams are responsible for the global month-end close process of Allegion and the preparation of the Company’s financial statements. Consolidations manages the close process and reviews the monthly trial balance submissions of Allegion’s +100 reporting entity submissions into our Hyperion consolidation and reporting system. External Reporting is responsible for the Company’s accounting policies and completion of the form 10-Q and form 10-K to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). This role will have visibility to how the global close process functions from closing each month’s accounting books, to executive management’s reviews of the results, to the release of results to investors and filing with the SEC.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist in month-end closing for various Corporate entities, including journal entries for Corporate and inter-company debt, pension, and stock based compensation

  • Review individual entity results and balance sheet balances for accuracy and partner with local finance and accounting teams globally in order to understand the financial data

  • Complete tie-out of various footnote disclosures with the quarterly 10-Q SEC filing

  • Track status/completion of foreign legal entities filing requirements

  • Prepare annual 401k financial statements and assist in subsequent audit

  • Various other projects as necessary

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Pursuing a bachelor's or master’s degree in accounting

  • Junior year must be complete by the start of the summer internship program for undergraduate candidates.

  • Minimum 3.0 on 4.0 GPA scale.

  • Demonstrated leadership ability and initiative (e.g. school club officer, sports team captain, resident advisor, etc. or exceptional leadership on school/work projects).

  • Strong aptitude for systems and MS Office (particularly Excel)

  • Self-motivated, eager to learn, and strong work ethic

  • Strong analytical skills and comfort with complex data

Allegion is a diverse and inclusive environment. We are an equal opportunity employer and we are dedicated to hiring qualified protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. If for any reason you cannot apply through the career site, please click here at mailto:SpecialAssistance_TalentAcquisition@Allegion.com for special accommodation.

All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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